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Georgia Teacher Makes Student Deliver Campaign Signs During Class Time

kcadman Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 7:50 PM
I am not troubled by those who oppose for their own personal reasons, but it is unconscionable for districts to use student learning time for advocacy, teacher/staff work time, board members and superintendents to sit on one-sided panels (rather than balanced panels), and for school board offices (like Bartow County) to be the "headquarters" for the vote no paraphernalia.

Among the many education-related ballot proposals this election is Amendment 1 in Georgia. The proposed constitutional amendment would reauthorize an independent board to approve charter schools. Currently, school districts are able to regulate charters, thereby limiting their competition. reported on some of the dirty tactics being employed by the education establishment:

In some areas, school employees are reportedly using taxpayer funds and work time to campaign against Amendment 1, possibly violating state law.

“I had a lady come to me … who substitute teaches who said when she walked in to teach the GAE was serving donuts and telling...